El Famoso Americano, Mariano Ceballos; from the so-called "Bulls of Bordeaux" series of four lithographs

1825
Francisco Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 283, II; Delteil 0286

Dimensions

Image: 31 x 40.5 cm (12 3/16 x 15 15/16 in.) Sheet: 44.7 x 55.1 cm (17 5/8 x 21 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10655

Medium or Technique

Lithographic crayon and scraper, on white wove paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Printed by Gaulon, Bordeaux, November 17, 29, and December 23, 1825. These four bullfighting images [21.10656, 21.10657, 21.10658, 21.10655] are usually referred to as the “Bulls of Bordeaux”

Provenance

Edmond Sagot (1857-1917) (Le Garrec) Paris; purchased by MFA January 1921

Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund